S. 1426 (113th): Password Protection Act of 2013

Introduced:

Aug 1, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on August 1, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Richard Blumenthal

Senior Senator from Connecticut

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Aug 1, 2013
Length: 6 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to prohibit employers from compelling or coercing any person to authorize access to a protected computer, and for other purposes.

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.

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History

Aug 1, 2013
 
Introduced

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Cosponsors
6 cosponsors (6D) (show)
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Votes

There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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S. 3074 (112th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 9, 2012

H.R. 2077 (Related)
Password Protection Act of 2013

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 21, 2013

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